Maryland Senator Karen Montgomery [D]

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MDSB122PassAltering specified definitions related to the regulation of milk products; repealing the limitation on the number of milk processor - farmstead cheese producer permits the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene may issue; repealing the requirement th...
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2015-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 14
MDSB183EnrollRequiring that the county boards of education receive a specified grant to reflect regional differences in the cost of education that are due to factors outside of the control of the local jurisdiction; repealing a provision that allowed for the redu...
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2015-04-14
Returned Passed
MDSB482EnrollEstablishing that it is lawful under a specified provision of law for a law enforcement officer to intercept a specified oral communication with a specified device under specified circumstances; requiring on or before January 1, 2016, the Maryland Po...
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2015-04-14
Returned Passed
MDSB602PassEstablishing the Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council in the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention; requiring the Council to develop a statewide framework of sentencing and corrections policies to further reduce the State's incarcera...
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2015-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 42
MDSB622EnrollEstablishing the English Language Learner Liaison Pilot Program in the State Department of Education; requiring the Department to implement the Program in Prince George's County; specifying the purpose of the Program is to address the specific needs ...
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2015-04-14
Returned Passed
MDSB626PassRequiring specified registered nurses who personally prepare and dispense specified drugs and devices in local health departments in accordance with specified provisions of law or to specified patients to comply with a specified formulary and specifi...
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2015-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 44
MDSB498PassRequiring a specified law enforcement agency or other State or local agency to conduct an inventory of specified sexual assault kit evidence on or before January 1, 2016; requiring a specified agency to prepare a report regarding untested sexual assa...
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2015-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 37
MDSB604PassEstablishing specified protections for interns and applicants for internships from specified discriminatory acts; providing that a specified intern has access to a specified complaint resolution procedure or, under specified circumstances, may file a...
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2015-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 43
MDSB685PassRequiring the juvenile court to determine whether a local department made a reasonable effort, for a child at least 18 years of age, to enroll the child in health insurance that will continue after the child is emancipated, screen and assist the chil...
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2015-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 46
MDSB187EnrollAuthorizing the Maryland Hospital Association, in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, health occupations boards, the Governor's Workforce Investment Board, and specified other entities and parties, to establish a workgroup t...
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2015-04-13
Returned Passed
MDSB269EnrollExpanding the relief that may be awarded in a final protective order to include any other relief that a judge determines is necessary to protect a person eligible for relief from abuse.
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2015-04-13
Returned Passed
MDSB271IntroIncluding as an allowable expenditure of funds from a campaign account under the State election law a disbursement to pay for travel, lodging, meals, and registration expenses associated with attendance of an office holder or a candidate at meetings ...
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2015-04-13
Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (Senator Conway)
MDSJ2EngrossApplying to the U.S. Congress for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that affirms ever...
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2015-04-13
Senators Pinsky, Rosapepe, and Salling
MDSB393EngrossAuthorizing a court to order a defendant convicted of a specified charge of animal cruelty, as a condition of sentencing, to pay, in addition to any other fines and costs, all reasonable costs incurred in removing, housing, treating, or euthanizing a...
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2015-04-13
Delegates Vallario, Rosenberg, and Anderson
MDSB409EnrollRequiring the Department of the Environment to adopt regulations to provide for the hydraulic fracturing of a well for the exploration or production of natural gas in the State on or before October 1, 2016; prohibiting specified regulations adopted b...
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2015-04-13
Returned Passed
MDSB433EngrossRequiring licensed funeral establishments or holders of permits for the business of operating a crematory in the possession of unclaimed cremated human remains for 90 days or more to provide identifying information to specified veterans service organ...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB542EngrossEstablishing the Maryland Cybersecurity Council; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Council; prohibiting a member of the Council from receiving specified compensation, but authorizing the reimbursement of specified expenses; re...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB526EngrossAuthorizing a person to petition the court to shield court records and police records relating to specified convictions at a specified time; providing that, if a person is convicted of a new crime during a specified time period, the original convicti...
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2015-04-13
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
MDSB609EngrossEstablishing the Office of the Child Welfare Ombudsman Pilot Program in the Office of the Attorney General; providing that the purpose of the Pilot Program is to investigate in specified counties whether the needs of children and families are being m...
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2015-04-13
MDSB605EngrossAuthorizing a finder of fact to determine that a person with an alcohol concentration of 0.15 or more in the blood or breath of the person who causes personal injury or wrongful death while driving or attempting to drive a motor vehicle was acting wi...
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2015-04-13
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDSB600EngrossIncreasing, from $250,000 to $375,000, the amount the Chesapeake Bay Trust is required to receive each fiscal year from the Environmental Trust Fund for funding energy conservation projects through the Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program; requiring...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB671EngrossRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration to establish a program to assist veterans and members of the military transitioning out of military service to obtain a commercial driver's license; requiring the Administration, as part of the program, to w...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB705EnrollProhibiting a person from intentionally causing physical injury to another if the person knows or has reason to know that the other is a firefighter, an emergency medical technician, a rescue squad member, or any other first responder engaged in prov...
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2015-04-13
Returned Passed
MDSB520EngrossProviding that, in a prosecution for a specified charge relating to prostitution, it is an affirmative defense of duress if the defendant committed the act as a result of being a victim of an act of another who was charged with violating the human tr...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB761EngrossEstablishing a Task Force on the Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to study and make recommendations regarding specified matters;...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB853EnrollEstablishing the Ethan Saylor Alliance for Self-Advocates as Educators in the Department of Disabilities; establishing that the purpose of the Alliance is to advance the community inclusion of individuals with intellectual disabilities and developmen...
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2015-04-13
Returned Passed
MDSB863EngrossRepealing the requirement that a specified county or municipality adopt and implement local laws or ordinances necessary to establish a watershed protection and restoration program; exempting a specified county from specified provisions of the Act; a...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB200EngrossProhibiting a person from manufacturing for sale or accepting for sale a personal care product or an over-the-counter drug that contains synthetic plastic microbeads on or after specified dates; defining "synthetic plastic microbead" as an intentiona...
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2015-04-13
Senators Pinsky, Montgomery, and Bates
MDSB198EngrossRequiring the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to provide to specified health occupations boards a list of specified recommended courses in cultural and linguistic competency, health disparities, and health literacy; requiring each bo...
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2015-04-11
Passed Enrolled
MDSB210EngrossProhibiting an institution of postsecondary education from requiring requesting, suggesting, or causing a student, an applicant, or a prospective student to grant access to, allow observation of, or disclose information that allows access to or obser...
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2015-04-11
Passed Enrolled
MDSB347EngrossAuthorizing licensed physicians, podiatrists, and advanced practice nurses to enter into prescriber-pharmacist agreements for therapy management contracts; requiring the submission of specified documents to specified health occupations boards; requir...
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2015-04-11
Passed Enrolled
MDSB391EnrollClarifying that a specified process for regulating crematories must provide for the registration of crematory operators or the issuance of permits for operating crematories; requiring specified applicants to the State Board of Morticians and Funeral ...
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2015-04-11
Returned Passed
MDSB415EnrollRequiring the clerks of the circuit courts and registers of wills to make available to the public information about registering with the State donor registry; requiring the Motor Vehicle Administration to provide a method by which an individual doing...
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2015-04-11
Returned Passed
MDSB490EnrollEstablishing the Capital Grant Program for Local School Systems With Significant Enrollment Growth or Relocatable Classrooms; requiring the Interagency Committee on Public School Construction to implement and administer the Program; specifying requir...
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2015-04-11
Returned Passed
MDSB684IntroEstablishing the Maryland Redeemable Beverage Container and Litter Reduction Program; stating the purpose of the Program; establishing the Maryland Beverage Recycling Organization; establishing the structure and purpose of the Organization; specifyin...
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2015-04-11
Referred to interim study by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB607EngrossEstablishing the Joint Committee on Behavioral Health and Opioid Use Disorders; specifying the purposes of the Joint Committee are to review the final report of the Governor's Heroin and Opioid Emergency Task Force, review and monitor the activities ...
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2015-04-11
Passed Enrolled
MDSB497EngrossEstablishing the Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments and Testing in Public Schools; requiring the State Department of Education to survey and assess specified data relating to local, State and federally mandated assessments; requiring ...
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2015-04-11
Passed Enrolled
MDSB796EnrollAuthorizing any rebates received by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene from the Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program to be used to provide specified services to eligible individuals under Part B of the federal Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program.
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2015-04-11
Returned Passed
MDSB808EnrollEstablishing specified damages for which specified persons are liable for entering an area leased to another person for aquaculture purposes to harvest, damage, or transfer shellfish or to alter, damage, or remove any markings or equipment; requiring...
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2015-04-11
Returned Passed
MDSB852EnrollRequiring each governmental unit that maintains public records to identify a representative who a member of the public should contact to request a public record, to maintain specified contact information and post the information on the unit's Web sit...
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2015-04-11
Returned Passed
MDSB350EngrossIncreasing the participation goal from 0.5% to 1% for specified veteran-owned business enterprises for specified procurement contracts.
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2015-04-11
Passed Enrolled
MDSB157EngrossAltering the health care providers who provide consultation, diagnosis, and treatment of a mental or emotional disorder to which minors who are 16 years old and older have the same capacity as an adult to consent; providing that the capacity to conse...
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2015-04-10
Passed Enrolled
MDSB160EnrollAuthorizing the State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors to issue a public cease and desist order or impose a civil fine of no more than $5,000 per offense for specified violations of specified provisions of law under specified circumstances; ...
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2015-04-10
Returned Passed
MDSB297EngrossEstablishing the Task Force on Family Caregiving and Long-Term Supports; providing for the composition, staff, and duties of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving specified compensation; authorizing the reimbursement o...
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2015-04-10
Passed Enrolled
MDSB373IntroAltering the minimum required percentage of energy that must be derived from Tier 1 renewable sources in the State's renewable energy portfolio standard in specified years; altering the minimum required percentage of Tier 1 renewable energy that must...
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2015-04-10
Unfavorable Report by Finance
MDSB416EnrollProhibiting insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from requiring specified conditions of coverage for specified infertility benefits for a patient who is married to an individual of the same sex; providing tha...
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2015-04-10
Returned Passed
MDSB90EnrollAuthorizing a court to appoint a guardian of the person of a disabled person for a limited period of time under specified circumstances; specifying that specified rights, duties, and powers that a court may order include the duty to file a specified ...
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2015-04-09
Returned Passed
MDSB258EngrossEstablishing the Commission on Climate Change in the Department of the Environment to advise the Governor and General Assembly on ways to mitigate the causes of, prepare for, and adapt to the consequences of climate change; establishing the membershi...
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2015-04-09
Passed Enrolled
MDSB334EngrossAltering a specified definition for fiscal years 2017 and 2018 to determine the number of students used to calculate the State compensatory education grant for schools that participate in the federal community eligibility provision for school meals; ...
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2015-04-09
Passed Enrolled
MDSB374EnrollProhibiting specified actions constituting false claims against a governmental entity; providing specified penalties for making false claims; requiring the court to consider and give special attention to specified factors in determining the amount of...
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2015-04-09
Returned Passed
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